Posts Tagged ‘Lovecraft’

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Kontamination is a new RPG Adventure/One Shot from Modiphius Entertainment Ltd. When I try to run a published adventure, I sometimes find myself asking if the adventure was written with the GM in mind. For me, it’s important to convey the story of the adventure to the players in the most ...
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Michael Lawson is running a special event at MACE 2014 and to promote it, he was kind enough to answer 5 questions.
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Achtung! Cthulhu: Keeper’s Guide to the Secret War is a new RPG Core Book from Modiphius Games. Having reviewed the Investigator’s Guide, it is only natural to take on the next book in the series – the Keeper’s Guide. For me, as a keeper or game master, this is where the meat of the ...
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Achtung! Cthulhu: Investigator’s Guide is a new RPG Player’s Guide from Modiphius Games. Two of my passions are H.P. Lovecraft Cthulhu Mythos and World War II history. When these two are combined, I will dive into it head first every opportunity I have.
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Eldritch Horror is a cooperative board game from Fantasy Flight Games. This game is another addition to their line of games that explore the H.P. Lovecraft lore. Getting inspiration from the Arkham Horror game, Corey Konieczka and Nikki Valens take the adventures out of the city of Arkham and ...
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If you're familiar with monster card/tile building games such as "Cartoona" and "Monster Factory" then "Building an Elder God," by Signal Fire Studios, will be easy to pick up and play. As for those of you who are not, don't fret, it's a very easy, fun game to learn and play.
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Cultists of Cthulhu is a game of mystery and intrigue, investigation, cooperation, and betrayal. Players are students and professors at Miskatonic University, investigating strange phenomena. It's cooperative, except that one of the players is secretly a Cultist trying to kill the rest.
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As a horror writer, H.P. Lovecraft was no stranger to the 'Creepy Old House' premise. Admittedly, the stories he wrote which featured them usually weren't among his better works (you'd be hard pressed to find a Lovecraft fanboy willing to couch The Lurking Fear in terms more favorable than a ...
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After reading through the Three Kings adventure the first and second time, I set out with a plan to try and run this single adventure as a convention game. It is funny how one can read through an adventure more than once and completely under estimate the potential. It really goes to show you ...
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What sort of mad inspiration struck you to combine luchadores with the Cthulhu Mythos? Bob: A fun game and a bad pun. I was playing Guacamelee and thought, "There's not a lot of avocados in this game." I started playing around with puns and ran into Los Cthuluchadores... and after a few ...
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